lemon sole

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n lemon sole important American food fish in the winter
    • n lemon sole European flatfish highly valued as food
    • n lemon sole small European sole
    • n lemon sole popular pale brown food flatfish of the Pacific coast of North America
    • n lemon sole highly valued almost pure white flesh
    • n lemon sole flesh of American flounder; important in the winter
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Lemon sole (Zoöl) a yellow European sole (Solea aurantiaca).
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Usage

In literature:

Ingredients: Haddock or lemon sole, carrots, anchovies, lemon, pepper, butter, onions, flour, white wine, stock.
"The Cook's Decameron: A Study in Taste:" by Mrs. W. G. Waters
Here's the lemon-sole for two.
"The Longest Journey" by E. M. Forster
May I tempt you to a little more filleted lemon sole, miss Dubedat?
"Ulysses" by James Joyce
Therefore, they will do to you, what I do with this lemon" (he was squeezing a lemon on a sole); "now I have all the juice.
"The Theory of Social Revolutions" by Brooks Adams
Trim the soles, rub with lemon-juice and boil in salted water.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
Tell Mary to put up a clothes-basket o' them lemon pies, 'cause I'll be holler 'way down past my boot-soles.
"Treasure Valley" by Marian Keith
When hot add the juice of two lemons, season well, and pour over the sole.
"The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book" by Victor Hirtzler
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In poetry:

Father, dear Father, come home with me now
The clock in the steeple strikes one
We’ve got dover soles, lemon soles, camisoles, too
And hot dogs with pullovers on.
"Father Come Home" by Billy Bennett

In news:

The Lemon Festival is held annually in Menton, France, featuring elaborate sculptures composed solely out of local citrus fruit.
Lemon Sole Fish Sticks with Homemade Ketchup.
One fish eluded our shoppers completely: All 10 samples labeled as lemon sole turned out to be misidentified.
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